# releases-and-early-demos

Simon Späti

01/27/2022, 9:10 AM
Hey there 👋🏻, I wrote a bit of a controversial post, maybe. But check out yourself if you are interested 🙂. --> Building an Analytics API with GraphQL: The Next Level of Data Engineering?
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It is a long read ⚠️ . Just to give you a sense what's in there, here the TOC: 📉 Why GraphQL for Data Engineers? 📊 What is an Analytics API? 👯 How data teams struggle to build an Analytics API 🔧 Components of an Analytics API 🚒 Challenges of building an Analytics API ∑ Conclusion Thanks @Ari Bajo for your support again!! 🙂

Ari Bajo

01/27/2022, 9:51 AM
I learnt many new stuff reviewing the article! It got me excited about analytic's APIs and metrics stores 🙂
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Jan Erik Herrmann

01/27/2022, 3:30 PM
Nice article! Super interesting, since I am currently building a graphql interface for querying bigquery from a customer application.
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